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Author Of The Week: Chat with Beth Rodgers (Sweet Fifteen), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Beth Rodgers (Sweet Fifteen), Plus Giveaway!!
Welcome to our weekly special feature post, Author Of The Week!! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!     Introducing Beth Rodgers, YABC's Author of the Week!! Beth Rodgers is an author,......
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James Robert
Cover is great and I have twin daughters who will be 15 in a year
Monday, 27 March 2017 12:05
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)
Title: NIGHT WITCHES Author: Kathryn Lasky Pub. Date: March 28, 2017 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 224 Formats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Goodreads From bestselling and award-winning author Kathryn Lasky comes an explosive adventure following the teen girl fighter pilots who took on Hitler's army . . . and won. Fifteen-year-old Valya knows what it ......
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: Hear The Wolves (Victoria Scott)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: Hear The Wolves (Victoria Scott)
  HEAR THE WOLVES Author: Victoria Scott Pub. Date: March 28, 2017 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 240 Formats: Hardcover, eBook   It’s survival of the strongest in a contemporary, girl-versus-wild middle-grade debut from Fire & Flood author Victoria Scott! Sloan is a hunter. So she shouldn’t be afraid of anything. But ever since her mom left the......
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Heidi Wong
The book seems interesting, I can't wait to read it.
Monday, 20 March 2017 12:58
John
Kudos to the cover designer / artist and to the synopsis-writer!
Monday, 20 March 2017 19:36
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YABC's Blogger Of The Month ~ Katie (Mundie Moms)

YABC's Blogger Of The Month ~ Katie (Mundie Moms)
Welcome to YABC's monthly special feature post, Blogger Of The Month!! Each month YABC will be interviewing a different blogger and highlight all of their hard work within the blogging community!!   Introducing Katie @ Mundie Moms, YABC's Blogger Of The Month!!    Check out their awesome website here!     The Short......
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Author Chat with Heidi Heilig, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Heidi Heilig, Plus Giveaway!

Today we're excited to chat with Heidi Heilig, author  of The Ship Beyond Time!  Below you'll find more about Heidi,  her book, plus a giveaway!     What gave you the inspiration to write this book? When I was a girl, I fell in love with a boy and then lost him. I didn’t lose him t......
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John
The cover is intriguing, and this sounds exciting!
Thursday, 02 March 2017 22:16
Linda Romer
The Ship beyond time sounds great and I love the cover. Thank you
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 20:55
Mindy
I love this cover and I can't wait to read this story!
Friday, 17 March 2017 12:31
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Author Chat with Stephanie Elliot, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Stephanie Elliot, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with Stephanie Elliot, author of Sad Perfect!  Below you'll find more about Stephanie,  her book, plus a giveaway!   YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book? STEPHANIE ELLIOT: I was inspired to write Sad Perfect after my daughter was diagnosed with ARFID, Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder, at......
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Amanda Smith
Sounds like a great read!
Friday, 03 February 2017 11:58
Tiffany Engler
Looks like a great book!
Friday, 03 February 2017 15:53
Donia Eskander
This sounds like such a good contemporary book! I want to read this so much and the cover is so pretty.
Friday, 03 February 2017 18:29
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Author Chat with Sabaa Tahir

Author Chat with Sabaa Tahir

Today we're excited to chat with Sabaa Tahirauthor 

of An Ember in the Ashes & A Torch Against the Night

 

 

You can find more about Sabaa HERE!  

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Author Chat with Henry Neff, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Henry Neff, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with Henry Neff, author  of Impyrium!  Below you'll find more about Henry,  his book, plus a giveaway!   What gave you the inspiration to write this book? While concluding my first series, The Tapestry, I was happy with how I’d wrapped up my hero’s tale but found myself wondering how my ......
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John
The cover was sensitively designed, and the synopsis was a stellar example of exacting prose.
Friday, 16 December 2016 20:11
Anne
Great post! Love the cover and the story sounds so exciting!
Saturday, 17 December 2016 13:50
Dianna G.
The cover is really delightful. I love the way it draws the eye. The synopsis makes me want to know more.
Monday, 19 December 2016 17:41
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Author Chat with J. Anderson Coats, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with J. Anderson Coats, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with J. Anderson Coats, author  of The Many Reflections of Miss Jane Deming!  Below you'll find more about J. Anderson,  her book, plus a giveaway!   YABC:  Which came first, the title or the novel?     J. ANDERSON COATS: The book definitely came first. I find titles notoriously difficult, and......
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John
I was very impressed by the cover, and the synopsis, also, was very good.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 21:09
Penny Olson
The cover is really well done. The story sounds really interesting and engaging.
Sunday, 08 January 2017 23:30
Danielle Hammelef
I think the cover matches the synopsis well and anyone can see that this girl is alone and venturing into an unknown land for her.... Read More
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Author Chat with Lucienne Diver, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Lucienne Diver, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with Lucienne Diver, author  of Faultlines!  Below you'll find more about Lucienne,  her book, plus a giveaway!   YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book?   LUCIENNE DIVER: The idea for this book came to me during a school talk of all things. I was doing a presentation......
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John
The cover and synopsis are so intelligently done!
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 21:24
Tiffany Engler
The cover makes you wonder what happens in the book. It gives you a good look as to what is to come.
Thursday, 17 November 2016 07:26
Anne
Sounds like a great read! Cover is okay.
Friday, 25 November 2016 09:59
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